Pierre 32-2 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Pierre 32-2 School District serving 2,665 students in Pierre, South Dakota.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is equal to the South Dakota state average of 29%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Pierre 32-2 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pierre Buchanan Elementary - 03
    100 N Buchanan Ave
    Pierre, SD 57501
    (605)773-7310

    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
  • Pierre Georgia Morse Middle School - 02
    309 E Capitol Ave
    Pierre, SD 57501
    (605)773-7330

    Grades: 6-8 | 603 students
  • Pierre Jefferson Elementary - 06
    900 N. Poplar Ave.
    Pierre, SD 57501
    (605)773-7320

    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
  • Pierre Kennedy Elementary - 08
    2306 Brookstone Loop
    Pierre, SD 57501
    (605)773-7370

    Grades: K-5 | 423 students
  • Pierre T F Riggs High School - 01
    1010 E Broadway Ave
    Pierre, SD 57501
    (605)773-7350

    Grades: 9-12 | 753 students

Overview

School District NamePierre 32-2 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,665 students
# of Teachers166 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,277 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students1,388 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.48
# of American Indian Students414 students
% American Indian Students
16%
# of Asian Students16 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students116 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students14 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,901 students
% White Students
70%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students203 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:267
# of Students in 1st Grade:204
# of Students in 2nd Grade:211
# of Students in 3rd Grade:212
# of Students in 4th Grade:218
# of Students in 5th Grade:197
# of Students in 6th Grade:207
# of Students in 7th Grade:214
# of Students in 8th Grade:182
# of Students in 9th Grade:237
# of Students in 10th Grade:151
# of Students in 11th Grade:176
# of Students in 12th Grade:189
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Pierre 32-2 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 145 school districts in South Dakota (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pierre 32-2 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pierre 32-2 School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,089 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,394. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,154 is less than the state average of $10,920. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$24 MM$4 MM
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Spending$21 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Pierre 32-2 School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,089$11,394
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pierre 32-2 School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,154$10,920
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pierre 32-2 School District and average spending per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Pierre 32-2 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.48, which is higher than the South Dakota average of 0.26. The most diverse school in the district is Kennedy Elementary - 08. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Dakota or national school diversity statistics.